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The Silver Sunbeam: A Practical and Theoretical Text-Book on Sun Drawing and Photographic Printing: Comprehending all the Wet and Dry Processes at Present Known, with Collodion, Albumen, Gelatine, Wax, Resin, and Silver
Book #: 015532

Author: Towler, J.
Publisher: Joseph H. Ladd
Place: New York
Year: 1864
Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Book Cond.: Very Good Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 7 3/4″ x 5 1/2″
Book Type: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 7 3/4″ x 5 1/2″. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Rebacked with most of original cloth included, dark green cloth over boards, gilt-stamped original spine cloth has been adhered to new cloth, new end papers, 351 pages plus 22 pages of advertisements, one fold-out chart. Title continues: “As Also Heliographic Engraving, Photolithography, Photozincography, Celestial Photography, Photography in Natural Colors, Tinting and Coloring of Photographs, Printing in Various Colors; the Carbon Process, the Card-Picture, the Vignette, and Stereography”. Covers and text block edges soiled, scattered instances of light staining in text. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 7 oz. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 015532.